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Free Family History Classes and Webinars for August 2021

Free Family History Library webinars for August 2021 will expand your research horizons with international content. Topics include a Chinese beginner session, 寻根問祖帮助系列-如何閲讀和理解中文家譜 (How to Read and Understand Chinese Family Tree), Denmark Regional Series (Fyn, Vejle, Skanderborg, and Århus) Finnish tax recordsGerman Ortsfamilienbücher/Ortssippenbücher (Local Family Books), Nordic Names, Norway Court Records, Portuguese Immigration to the United States, a Spansh language session entitled Los registros históricos, el catálogo o las imágenes de FamilySearch, ¿cuál elijo para encontrar a mis antepasados? (Historical records, catalog, or FamilySearch images, which one do I choose to find my ancestors?), and US Territorial and State Censuses.

For anyone new to FamilySearch, an Overview, the Catalog, the Research Process, Descendancy Research, Finding Elusive Records (in the US), Navigation,/Standardization of data entry, and Attaching Sources classes are also offered.  

No registration is required. See the table of classes below for more details. To view a webinar on the date and time listed, click the 'Yes' to the right of the class title. The 'Yes' link will take you to the webinar.

If you cannot attend a live event, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later at your convenience at Family History Library classes and webinars

All class times are in Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).

Mon, Aug 2, 10:00 AM MDTUsing the FamilySearch Catalog (Beginner)Yes
Tue, Aug 3, 10:00 AM MDTOverview of FamilySearch (Beginner)Yes
Wed, Aug 4, 10:00 AM MDTJump-start your German research with Ortsfamilienbücher/Ortssippenbücher [Local family books] (Beginner)Yes
Thu, Aug 5, 10:00 AM MDTUnited States Territorial and State Census Records (Beginner)Yes
Thu, Aug 5, 12:00 PM MDTPortuguese Immigration Patterns to the United States: 19th and 20th Centuries (Intermediate)Yes
Sat, Aug 7, 9:00 AM MDTNavigating Nordic Names (Beginner)Yes
Sat, Aug 7, 10:15 AM MDTThe Denmark Regional Series: Fyn (Intermediate)Yes
Sat, Aug 7, 12:30 PM MDTThe Denmark Regional Series: Vejle, Skanderborg, Århus (Intermediate)Yes
Sat, Aug 7, 1:45 PM MDTMantals tax records in Finland (Intermediate)Yes
Sat, Aug 7, 3:00 PM MDTExploring Court Records in Norway (Intermediate)Yes
Tue, Aug 10, 10:00 AM MDTNavigate, Add, Edit, Standardize, and Print on FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)Yes
Thu, Aug 12, 1:00 PM MDTLos registros históricos, el catálogo o las imágenes de FamilySearch, ¿cuál elijo para encontrar a mis antepasados? [Historical records, catalog, or FamilySearch images, which one do I choose to find my ancestors] (Beginner)Yes
Tue, Aug 17, 10:00 AM MDTThe Research Process, Research Help, and Searching Records on FamilySearch (Beginner)Yes
Thu, Aug 19, 10:00 AM MDTUnited States Descendancy Research (Beginner)Yes
Fri, Aug 20, 7:00 PM MDT寻根問祖帮助系列-如何閲讀和理解中文家譜 (二) (Beginner) [How to Read and Understand Chinese Family Trees] (Beginner)Yes
Tue, Aug 24, 10:00 AM MDTTips and Tricks for Finding Elusive Records in FamilySearch (Beginner)Yes
Tue, Aug 31, 10:00 AM MDTAttaching Sources to FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)Yes

Want more? Peruse over 1,000 free, on-demand sessions from RootsTech Connect 2021.

Visit Classes and Online Webinars for more information.

About FamilySearch

FamilySearch International is the largest genealogy organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services to learn more about their family history. To help in this great pursuit, FamilySearch and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources free online at FamilySearch.org or through over 5,000 family history centers in 129 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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